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    attributed vs attribuable

    Could you please give me examples how to use these two words in sentences?

    Is this sentence correct: The statement is attributed to a former American official.

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    Re: attributed vs attribuable

    It is correct. The "-able" version means that no one in the community has actually decided that they believe the provenance, only that it would be reasonable to make that association regarding provenance.

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